A Practical Guide to the Unix System

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Benjamin/Cummings Pub, 1995 - Computers - 800 pages
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An ideal tutorial and reference for both novice and experienced UNIX users, this new edition brings Sobell's bestseller up-to-date in several key areas, including graphical user interfaces and networking with electronic mail.

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User Review  - vap0rtranz - LibraryThing

A classic ready-reference that's essential to a SysAdm's desk. Critics might say it's dated but almost all topics are fundamentally valid for Unices. The book's strength is explaining how to use ... Read full review

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The UNIX Operating System
Getting Started
Creating and Editing a File Using vi

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About the author (1995)

Mark G. Sobell is president of Sobell Associates Inc., a consulting firm that specializes in UNIX/Linux training, support, and custom software development. He is the author of many best-selling UNIX and Linux books and has more than twenty-five years of experience working with UNIX and Linux.

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